Date: 1400-1500
Language: Latin
Origin: ignobilis, from in- 'not' + gnobilis, nobilis ( NOBLE1)

ignoble

adjective
     
ig‧no‧ble formal
ignoble thoughts, feelings, or actions are ones that you should feel ashamed or embarrassed about:
ignoble feelings of intense jealousy

Dictionary results for "ignoble"
Dictionary pictures of the day
Do you know what each of these is called?
What is the word for picture 1? What is the word for picture 2? What is the word for picture 3? What is the word for picture 4?
Click on any of the pictures above to find out what it is called.